Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Mac OS X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS X over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apple Mac OS X
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 217 222
Rank change year-on-year -23 +5 +27
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 9 30 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.45% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.63% 2.12% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 39
City of London median daily rate £190 £390 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.28% -11.76% +17.87%
10th Percentile £161 £164 £159
90th Percentile £498 £575 £575
Central London median daily rate £238 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -36.67% +10.29% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
City of London median hourly rate - £18.75 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.41% +55.77%
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year +60.00% +4.17% +30.91%

Mac OS X is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1426 1418 2053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.14% 21.13% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1128 1118 1623
City of London median daily rate £475 £463 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +7.56% +7.37%
10th Percentile £225 £275 £225
90th Percentile £675 £625 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 31 62
City of London median hourly rate £15.75 £19.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.11% +1.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £12.04
90th Percentile £26.28 £33.75 £36.80
Central London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -2.86% -2.78% +12.50%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in the City of London

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mac OS X in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in the City of London

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS X in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac OS X in the City of London

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Blog
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Apple
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
1 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) Vectorworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) G Suite
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Grunt
1 1 (11.11%) gulp
1 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Mocha
1 1 (11.11%) Sinon.JS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Economy
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) PC Support
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Mac Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PC Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PC Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
1 1 (11.11%) Express
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blog
1 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) BYOD
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) HP Storage
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Android
4 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Dell
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
3 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Meraki
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
3 1 (11.11%) Sophos
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Xerox